Companies

NCI Information Systems of Reston appointed Chuck Hicks chief operating officer.

Associations and nonprofits

Common Cause of the District appointed Pam Wilmot vice president of state operations.

Islamic Relief USA of Alexandria appointed Mayssoun Olabi communications and media relations manager.

Law and lobbying

Alston & Bird of the District appointed Eric Kuwana partner.

Hirsch of Tysons appointed David Swan partner in the firm’s bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ rights practice group.

Jenner & Block of the District appointed Charles Galbraith partner.

Steptoe of the District appointed William Keyser partner.

Weil of the District appointed Daniel Nicholas partner in the firm’s global tax practice.

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